WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said it wants to gather public comment on whether it should require chemical manufacturers to disclose the content of fluids used for oil and gas production, a possible step toward greater federal oversight of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
The agency on Friday released an “advanced notice of proposed rulemaking” that came partly as a response to a petition by the environmental group Earthjustice under a section of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
(2/2) and will decide”whether there is the “potential for effectively and economically using that resource” (on crude exports) #cgepevents
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As Boston Red Sox fans streamed into Fenway Park last April for an early-season baseball game, a small plane circled above, towing a banner that read “Steve Lynch for Oil Evil Empire.”
Downtown, truck-mounted video screens looped attack ads against the Democratic congressman, who was running for a Senate seat.